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American English: /ˈfɪʃɪŋ/
British English: /ˈfɪʃɪŋ/

Translation of fishing in Spanish:


  • 1 (professional)
    (before noun) (industry/port/vessel/fleet)
    fishing grounds
    zonas (feminine plural) pesqueras
    pesquerías (feminine plural) (Southern Cone) (Peru)
    Example sentences
    • The fact that humans are killing about 20 to 30 million sharks a year through commercial sport and fishing is also food for thought.
    • Instead of providing a person with fish for that day's food, teach him fishing so that he could be self-reliant.
    • Prizes include rods and reels, fishing tackles kits, fishing tackle packs, picnic baskets, a marine radio and aerial, plus a lot more.
  • 2 (amateur) the fishing's better further downstream
    la pesca es mejor río abajo
    no fishing
    prohibido pescar
    (before noun) (club/trip/season)
    de pesca
    to be on a fishing expedition (search for information) (esp American English) to go on a fishing expedition
    ir de pesca
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